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Mar 21, 2019 Henryk Sienkiewicz
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LibriVox recording of With Fire and Sword by Henryk Sienkiewicz. Read in English by David Leeson; Piotr Nater; KHand In 1647, Poland is a land facing complete destruction with fire and sword. It may come from without, as the Tartar hordes swarm over the steppes, turning cities to ash and the Poles to slaves. It may come from within the country’s bounds, as the traitor Hmyelnitski leads the Cossacks in a devastating revolt. Or it may come simply because the nation’s leaders and nobility have...
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Mar 20, 2019 Clara Dillingham Pierson
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LibriVox recording of Living With Our Children: A Book of Little Essays for Mothers by Clara Dillingham Pierson. Read in English by SweetHome This book is a collection of small essays to help parents better understand their children and offer help to parents in the task of raising them. To quote from the preface, “It is hoped that the very simplicity and homeliness of method of this book may help eager, devoted, perplexed parents to realize that similarity in apparent diversity which...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, advice, family, childhood, fathers, mothers, parent
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Mar 19, 2019 Anna (Annie) Allnutt Brassey
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LibriVox recording of A Voyage in the 'Sunbeam', Our Home on the Ocean for Eleven Months by Anna (Annie) Allnutt Brassey. Read in English by Dovie Cross; Kristine Bekere Mrs. Brassey, (in future, Lady Brassey) describes the events and sights of her family's voyage around in the world in 1876-1877 ( Dovie Cross) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, travel, Japan, Suez, victorian, china, south Pacific, lady brassey
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Mar 19, 2019 Edna Adelaide Brown
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LibriVox recording of The Silver Bear by Edna Adelaide Brown. Read in English by April H; JayKitty76; realisticspeakers; Robert Doolan; Lushnam; Campbell Schelp A charming story about Lucy and Dora, two little girls in a New England town. They are not really sisters, but soon everyone forgot that fact. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For...
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Mar 19, 2019 William John Locke
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LibriVox recording of The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol by William John Locke. Read in English by David Wales This 1912 collection of short stories is of lighthearted adventures of an irresponsible -- and irrepressible -- Frenchman in England and Paris. The author (1863-1930) was a popular British novelist, dramatist, and playwright, known especially for his short stories. Several of his works were made into London and Broadway stage plays as well as motion pictures (starring Mary...
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Mar 19, 2019 Hugo von Blomberg
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LibriVox recording of Psyche by Hugo von Blomberg. Read in German by schrm; Sonia; Foon Von Blomberg beschreibt, wohl angeregt durch Bilder Raphaels, die Geschichte von Amor und Psyche im Oktavsatz. Diese wird durch Sonette über griechische Götter eingeleitet und mehrmals unterbrochen. Im Prolog beschreibt der Dichter selbst seine Motivation und warum er welchen Stil gewählt hat. - Summary by lorda For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD...
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Mar 19, 2019 Mrs. Humphry
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LibriVox recording of Manners for Men by Mrs. Humphry. Read in English by LibriVox Volunteers. Many men who go out into the world while still very young to earn their living have few opportunities of acquiring a knowledge of social observances. Should this little manual of manners be of use to any such in enabling them to master the theory, as it were, of social customs in the educated classes, it will have attained its aim. (Mrs. Humphry) For further information, including links to online...
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Mar 18, 2019 Various
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LibriVox recording of The History Teacher's Magazine, Vol. I, No. 5, January 1910 by Various. Read in English by George Allen; Colleen McMahon; realisticspeakers; Larry Wilson; drandall; JasmineF; BettyB. "The History Teacher’s Magazine is devoted to the interests of teachers of History, Civics, and related subjects in the fields of Geography and Economics. It aims to bring to the teacher of these topics the latest news of his profession. It will describe recent methods of history...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, ancient history, Teaching, school, American history, college, european...
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Mar 18, 2019 Jane Austen
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LibriVox recording of Emma by Jane Austen. (Translated by Pierre de Puliga.) Read in French by Laurette; Anna Ellada; Pauline Latournerie; Margot; Linda Olsen Fitak; Gaëlle Gosselin; Martine; Edith Marchand; millianna; Ezwa Emma, "belle, intelligente et riche" a une fâcheuse tendance a vouloir marier les autres. Ce qu'elle va d'abord faire pour sa sœur, puis sa gouvernante, miss Taylor. Mais la voilà seule, avec son père âgé, veuf et très craintif, voir hypocondriaque. Son...
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Mar 18, 2019 Albert Bigelow Paine
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LibriVox recording of Mark Twain: A Biography - Volume III by Albert Bigelow Paine. Read in English by John Greenman This work has been considered the "go-to" bio of Mark Twain for over a hundred years. Albert Bigelow Paine (July 10, 1861 – April 9, 1937) was an American author and biographer best known for his work with Mark Twain. These recordings of Paine's exhaustive biography cover Twain's personal and literary life in detail, heretofore, unapproached. The published work is...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, twain, mark, clemens, samuel, biography
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Mar 18, 2019 Euclides da Cunha
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LibriVox recording of À margem da história by Euclides da Cunha. Read in Portuguese by Leni À margem da história foi a primeira das obras póstumas de Euclides da Cunha, tentando recolher os muitos textos esparsos e inéditos do autor após sua morte inesperada e violenta. A maior parte do livro se compõe das anotações feitas pelo autor para um livro, nunca terminado, acerca da Amazônia, a ser intitulado "Paraíso Perdido", mas que foi publicado nesta coletânea sob o título...
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Mar 18, 2019 Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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LibriVox  volunteers bring you 20 recordings of Endymion by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. This was the Fortnightly Poetry project for March 3, 2019.  Read in English by Bruce Kachuk; Christopher Hoving; Chris Pyle; Campbell Schelp; David Lawrence; Newgatenovelist; Foon; fshort; Greg Giordano; Graham Scott; Jim Gallagher; Josh Kibbey; Larry Wilson; Michele Fry; Mayah; Phil Schempf; Scotty Smith; Tomas Peter; William Allan Jones and Wyn Stewart. In classical mythology, Endymion was a young man...
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Mar 17, 2019 Emilia Pardo Bazán; Vicente Blasco Ibáñez; Benito Pérez Galdós; José Echegaray y Eizaguirre; Ramón del Valle-Inclán
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LibriVox recording of Los mejores cuentos de los mejores autores españoles contemporáneos by Emilia Pardo Bazán; Vicente Blasco Ibáñez; Benito Pérez Galdós; José Echegaray y Eizaguirre; Ramón del Valle-Inclán. Read in Spanish by Epachuko Antología de cuentos cortos en castellano reuniendo gran variedad de autores del siglo XIX , algunos tan destacados como Benito Pérez Galdós, José Echegaray, Emilia Pardo Bazán, Vicente Blasco Ibáñez, Ramón Valle -Inclán, Joaquín Dicenta,...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, cuentos españoles xix, relatos
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Mar 17, 2019 Tickner Edwardes
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LibriVox recording of With The Royal Army Medical Corps in Egypt by Tickner Edwardes. Read in English by Steve C Throughout the First World War, members of the Royal Army Medical Corps provided constant support for British and Allied military troops whether they were fighting on the frontline or engaged in other operations within all areas of the conflict. With the Great War continuing unabated and the battlefront extending through Europe into the Middle East and beyond, a rapid increase in...
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Mar 17, 2019 Robert Burns Wilson
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LibriVox recording of It Is in Winter That We Dream of Spring by Robert Burns Wilson. Read in English by Bruce Kachuk; Campbell Schelp; Newgatenovelist; Foon; fshort; Garth Burton; Greg Giordano; Graham Scott; Ian King; Jim Gallagher; Josh Kibbey; Lee Ann Howlett; Larry Wilson; Lucy Park; Michele Fry; Nan Dodge; Phil Schempf; Skip Gaul; Scotty Smith; Tomas Peter; tovarisch; William Mosqueda; Wyn Stewart. Robert Burns Wilson was an American painter and poet. Although his most famous poem was...
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Mar 17, 2019 Laura Lee Hope
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LibriVox recording of The Story of a Monkey on a Stick by Laura Lee Hope. Read in English by Nan Dodge One of the charming series of Make Believe Stories, this very special toy, the Monkey on a Stick, wonders where he could be, since he REMEMBERS being in the toy shop. Listen to hear what adventures he has when he goes to live with a new friend! - Summary by Nan Dodge [This book contains racial prejudices that were once commonplace. They are retained, as originally written in this recording,...
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Mar 16, 2019 Rubén Darío
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LibriVox recording of Abrojos by Rubén Darío. Read in Spanish by KendalRigans Este libro contiene poesías del autor que fueron de las primeras que escribió. Fueron publicadas en el año 1887 en Santiago de Chile. Summary by Kendal Rigans. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit...
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Mar 16, 2019 William Wolfe Capes
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LibriVox recording of The Roman Empire of the Second Century: Or, The Age of the Antonines by William Wolfe Capes. Read in English by Pamela Nagami This short overview of the Roman Empire from AD 96-180 opens as the murderers of Domitian raise to power the wise old senator, Nerva. Ignoring assassination rumors, his successor, the brave soldier Trajan, "went about the streets almost unguarded" and was easy of access to all classes. He was followed by the brilliant, gay emperor,...
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LibriVox recording of A History of Our Own Times From the Accession of Queen Victoria to the General Election of 1880, Volume I by Justin McCarthy. Read in English by Pamela Nagami An engaging history of Great Britain in the heyday of Queen Victoria and of her empire by the liberal Irish Member of Parliament, Justin McCarthy. He brings us the larger than life personalities of the day, Victoria and Albert, Russell and Peel, O'Connell and Palmerston, Gladstone and Disraeli, and relates great...
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Mar 15, 2019 Joseph A. Altsheler
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LibriVox recording of The Last Rebel by Joseph A. Altsheler. Read in English by DavidG Arthur West has been taken as a prisoner of war by Colonel Hetherhill of the Confederate States of America, and imprisoned at Fort Defiance, where an oddly small number of soldiers are stationed. More odd than the size of the fort's company, however, is the fact that the Civil War ended thirty years prior to West's capture. This is the story of West's attempts to regain his freedom. - Summary by David Gore...
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Mar 15, 2019 Catherine Booth
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LibriVox recording of Godliness by Catherine Booth. Read in English by Larry Wilson; Ellies; Kathleen Moore; Devorah Allen; Aidan Williamson; Beth Thomas; mpcarlisle; Mari Patterson; Christine Coleman; pattymarie Catherine Booth and William Booth were a ministry team founding the Salvation Army, which has spread from its humble beginnings in England to a global church with a presence in 131 countries and a membership of 1.7 million. Although best known to many people for its relief and...
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Mar 14, 2019 Con Price
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LibriVox recording of Memories of Old Montana by Con Price. Read in English by garybclayton Con Price recalls the 1870s through the 1940s, growing up in Iowa and South Dakota before heading out on a cattle drive into Montana. Never dull, his life was full of experiences from cattle drives to Indian encounters to cattle wars to frontier romance. - Summary by Gary Clayton For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if...
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Mar 14, 2019 José de Alencar
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LibriVox recording of Como e porque sou romancista by José de Alencar. Read in Portuguese by Leni Como e porque sou romancista é um texto incompleto, escrito por José de Alencar em 1873 e publicado em 1893, em que o autor conta a razão por ter escolhido o romance como veículo privilegiado de sua expressão. A obra faz um relato sobre a formação escolar e as leituras de José de Alencar, e conta como foram as primeiras publicações e seu trabalho em jornais. Esta obra é frequentemente...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, literatura brasileira, século XIX
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Mar 14, 2019 National Geographic Society
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LibriVox recording of The National Geographic Magazine Vol. 08 - 10. October 1897 by The National Geographic Society. Read in English by LibriVox volunteers. The National Geographic Magazine, an illustrated monthly, the October Number. It includes the following articles: The Enchanted Mesa, by F. W. Hodge Electric Street Railways, by John Hyde Geographical Research in the United States, by Gardiner G. Hubbard and Marcus Baker A Brief Account of the Geographic Work of the U.S. Coast and Geodetic...
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Mar 13, 2019 Charles Raymond Beazley
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LibriVox recording of Prince Henry the Navigator, the Hero of Portugal and of Modern Discovery by Charles Raymond Beazley. Read in English by Kathleen Nelson; Lucretia B.; TriciaG; deongines; Leni; Rita Boutros Prince Henry was a significant explorer and adventurer in a period of enlightenment and expansion of European trade and knowledge of the world beyond its borders. He is considered a prime instigator of what has become known as The Age of Discovery and was responsible for the early...
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Mar 13, 2019 Various
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LibriVox recording of The Mermaid's Message and Other Stories. Read in English by LibriVox Volunteers. This is a collection of fairy tales and fables compiled in 1919. The stories contain original but old-fashioned tales which modern children and grown-ups will enjoy. Summary by Carolin. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio...
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Mar 13, 2019 Homer
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LibriVox recording of Book 16 of Odyssey by Homer. Read in Ancient Greek by Ἑλένη Κεμικτσή Ἡ Ὀδύσσεια τοῦ Ὁμήρου ἐντάσσεται στὰ πλαίσια τῶν ἐργασιῶν πού ξεκίνησα ἐδῶ καὶ μερικὰ χρόνια στὴν ἰστοσελίδα μου Projet Homere (Σχέδιο Ὁμήρου (γιὰ τὴν ἑλληνικὴ γλῶσσα στὸ σύνολό της)) - http://www.projethomere.com Ἡ ἐργασία...
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Mar 13, 2019 Grace Livingston Hill
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LibriVox recording of Dawn of the Morning by Grace Livingston Hill. Read by LibriVox Volunteers   Fresh from school, mistreated and neglected by her father and stepmother, sixteen-year-old Dawn consents to marry a friend of her father's whom she has only met, but the wedding does not go as planned. Scared and confused, she runs away after the ceremony. Many adventures follow lovely and resourceful Dawn on her journey to becoming an independent woman. Summary by karlkzumich   For further...
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Mar 12, 2019 John Salmond
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LibriVox recording of Jurisprudence by John Salmond. Read in English by LibriVox volunteers. "[This book] is written primarily for the use of those students of the law who are desirous of laying a scientific foundation for their legal education ; yet I hope that it will not be found destitute of interest by those lawyers whose academic studies lie behind them, but who have not wholly ceased to concern themselves with the theoretical and scientific aspects of the law. Further, a great part...
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Mar 12, 2019 José Campo Arana
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LibriVox recording of Impresiones, Poesías. by José Campo Arana. Read in Spanish by Kendal Rigans. Poesias escritas por José Campo Arana según los criticos de su obra tiene una marcada influencia de Bécquer. (Summary by Kendal Rigans) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, poesia, poemas, becquer, versos, josé campo arana
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Mar 12, 2019 Harry Chase Brearley
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LibriVox recording of Time Telling Through the Ages by Harry Chase Brearley. Read by LibriVox Volunteers A history of timekeeping from the stone age through to American mass production, covering timepieces from the sundial and water clock through the key inventions driving advances in the accuracy of clocks and watches in both Europe and America. The book was conceived and sponsored by the Ingersoll Family as a celebration of their then 25 years of watchmaking. - Summary by Chris Cartwright For...
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Mar 12, 2019 Ulysses S. Grant
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LibriVox recording of State of the Union Addresses by United States Presidents (1869 - 1876) by Ulysses S. Grant. Read in English by Colleen McMahon; eWinters; Shasta; Kristine Bekere; Owen Cook; realisticspeakers The State of the Union address is a speech presented by the President of the United States to a joint session of the United States Congress, typically delivered annually. The address not only reports on the condition of the nation but also allows the President to outline his...
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Mar 12, 2019 Robert Silverberg
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LibriVox recording of Master of Life and Death by Robert Silverberg. Read in English by Dale Grothmann When Roy Walton becomes the new director of the UN division of population control, after the director is assassinated, he becomes the most hated man in the world. Being Director involved him in not only population control, but a terra-forming project on Venus, and negotiations with aliens. Not only that, but some people were trying to kill him. To stay alive, he had to become The Master of...
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Mar 12, 2019 Katherine Mansfield
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LibriVox recording of The Doves' Nest and Other Stories by Katherine Mansfield. Read in English by Rob Marland; Sunbeard; Daryl Horton; Malka Davis; thestorygirl; Ariphron; Kathleen Moore; Aaron Nosan; April6090; Bhavya; Sonia; Sia Tuinei The Doves' Nest and Other Stories is a collection of complete stories and fragments by the writer Katherine Mansfield. The book was published several months after the Kiwi author's death. - Summary by Rob Marland For further information, including links to...
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Mar 11, 2019 Ivana Brlić Mažuranić
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LibriVox recording of Priče iz Davnine by Ivana Brlić Mažuranić. Read in Croatian by Josip B. Priče iz davnine, glasovita zbirka od osam pripovijetki-bajki Ivane Brlić-Mažuranić, u kojima je autorica ostvarila svoj književni vrhunac.[1] Zbirka je objavljena 1916. u izdanju Matice hrvatske, a drugo izdanje doživljava 1926. Radnju pokreću likovi iz pretkršćanske, slavenske mitologije, koje je Brlić-Mažuranić, inače i dvostruka kandidatkinja za Nobelovu nagradu za književnost,...
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Mar 11, 2019 Nathan Field
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LibriVox recording of Amends for Ladies by Nathan Field. Read in English by Rob Marland; KHand; ToddHW; alanmapstone; Larry Wilson; Sonia; Leanne Yau; Tomas Peter; Nemo; TJ Burns; MajorToast; Chuck Williamson; Son of the Exiles; Stoofy; April6090; Eva Davis; Foon; Crln Yldz Ksr; Sandra Schmit; ScarlettG; lorda; Beth Thomas Amends for Ladies falls within the genre of Jacobean city comedy. Three women debate which has the better lot: a maid, a wife, or a widow. Lady Honour, the maid, is loved by...
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Mar 10, 2019 Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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LibriVox recording of Voices Of The Night - And Other Poems by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Read in English by Michele Fry Longfellow's first collection of early poems, published in 1895, with a short biography by the editor, a chronological list of his works, plus analysis and commentary on Longfellow's themes, style, and talent, by various authors. ( Michele Fry) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available),...
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Mar 10, 2019 Herman Melville
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LibriVox recording of Pierre, or The Ambiguities by Herman Melville. Read in English by Naduplants and Jim Locke. The life of a young heir, Pierre is altered when he meets a mysterious woman who claims to be his sister. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org .
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Mar 10, 2019 Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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LibriVox  volunteers bring you 20 recordings of The Castle-Builder by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. This was the Weekly Poetry project for  March 3, 2019. Read in English by Bruce Kachuk; ClaudiaSterngucker; Campbell Schelp; David Lawrence; PNGDeb; Newgatenovelist; emckinley; Foon; Garth Burton; Greg Giordano; Graham Scott; Ian King; Jim Gallagher; Josh Kibbey; Larry Wilson; Mary Frances; Phil Schempf; Ruth Gavin; Tomas Peter and  tovarisch. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow was an American poet and...
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Mar 10, 2019 Alexandre Dumas
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LibriVox recording of The d'Artagnan Romances, Vol 2: Twenty Years After (version 2) by Alexandre Dumas. (Translated by William Robson.) Read in English by John Van Stan Volume 2 of The d'Artagnan Romances begins twenty years after "The Three Musketeers." Since then, d'Artagnan's career has stagnated, he’s lost touch with his friends, and the high favor earned with Queen Anne has been forgotten. His misfortune mirrors that of France, now ruled by an ineffective miser, Cardinal...
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Mar 10, 2019 George Gibbs
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LibriVox recording of The Yellow Dove by George Gibbs. Read in English by Tony Oliva A World War 1 spy vs spy novel. Oh! And perhaps I should also mention, a bit of romance? "I am sorry,” he said coolly, "awfully sorry. As you know, I would have had things different. You may still doubt me when I say that what I have done is the hardest task that I ever undertook in my life. But that is true. You were the only person in England who jeopardized my existence there. I had to take you...
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Mar 10, 2019 Grace Livingston Hill
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LibriVox recording of The Big Blue Soldier by Grace Livingston Hill. Read in English by LikeManyWaters Back from the Great War, a penniless and disillusioned young soldier finds himself in the home of Miss Marilla Chadwick, a sweet old lady who is expecting her nephew for dinner. Mary Amber, Miss Marilla's neighbor, is also there. He hates girls. She hates men. What will be the result? He will fight girl in the concrete! - Summary by LikeManyWaters For further information, including links to...
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Mar 9, 2019 Eugène Sue
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LibriVox recording of Les Mystères de Paris - Tome 3 by Eugène Sue. Read in French by Nadine Eckert-Boulet; Margot; Martine; Christiane Jehanne; YasmineHaggag; Mayah; Laurette Livres 5 et 6 des Mystères de Paris, où l’on retrouve Rodolphe, faisant de son mieux pour aider les gens pauvres en détresse, et la Goualeuse, toujours répandant le bonheur, même à la prison. L’avocat Ferrand, déjà coupable de la ruine d’un bon nombre de personnages, met tout en œuvre pour la sortir de la...
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Mar 9, 2019 Clarence Hawkes
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LibriVox recording of The Little Foresters; A Story of Field and Woods by Clarence Hawkes. Read in English by LibriVox Volunteers. Drawing on childhood days spent at his grandparents' New England farm, the author tells of a community of animals who gather around the old trysting tree, led by Nimrod, the old crow, with Cock-Robin, Bob the Rabbit, squirrels Frisk and Frolic, and many others. Stories of bright summer days and the camaraderie of friends are mixed with tales of danger and fear as...
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Mar 9, 2019 G. A. Henty
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LibriVox recording of A Knight of the White Cross by G. A. Henty. Read in English by pmstrahm. Adventure, pirates, a young orphan finds a place with a legendary order of knights. Fighting on sea and land to defend his people from barbaric slavers. Summary by Peter Strahm. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to...
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Mar 9, 2019 R. M. Ballantyne
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LibriVox recording of The Dog Crusoe and his Master: A story of Adventure in the Western Plains by R. M. Ballantyne. Read in English by Diana Schmidt; AnthonyJackson; Aaron White; brianna; Christopher Thompson; Chase Landkamer; bookworm18 ; PlanZradio Set in the exciting North American frontier this tale of a rescued dog and its loyalty and help to its new master really underlines the old saying that a dog is a man's best friend. The book really is a story of adventure in the early Western...
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Mar 9, 2019 Steele Rudd
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LibriVox recording of Dave Brings Home A Wife by Steele Rudd. Read in English by Beth Thomas; Son of the Exiles; Tomas Peter; Devorah Allen; Nemo; Linda Olsen Fitak; Larry Wilson; Zoe Trang; TJ Burns; Foon; Peter Musgrove; ToddHW; Sonia; Sandra Schmit; Leanne Yau This is a self-contained story-arc over eight chapters from the pages of Steele Rudd's book "Back At Our Selection". The Synopsis: After being a shy bachelor for a number of years, Dave (Dad Rudd's second eldest son) has...
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Mar 9, 2019 Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
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LibriVox recording of The Love Affairs of Pixie by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey. Read in English by Judi Mason This is the third book of the Pixie O’Shaughnessy trilogy. In a story of love lost and found, Pixie matures from an inexperienced young lass into a wise woman. - Summary by Judith Mason For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more...
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Mar 8, 2019 Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
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LibriVox recording of Uncle Silas: A Tale of Bartram-Haugh by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu. Read in English by Lynne T Maud Ruthyn, the young, naive heroine, has a governess who is an enigmatic older woman, a liar, bully, and spy, who takes a dark secret with her when she leaves. Maud is then orphaned and moves in with her Uncle Silas, her father's mysterious brother and a man with a scandalous-even murderous-past. She is horrified to find her former governess appears in her life again, in this...
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Mar 8, 2019 Terence
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LibriVox recording of Hecyra: The Mother-In-Law by Terence. (Translated by Henry Thomas Riley.) Read in English by Availle; ToddHW; Leanne Yau; Devorah Allen; Eva Davis; Beth Thomas; alanmapstone; Tomas Peter; Nemo; TJ Burns; Sonia Terence's six plays are comedies written while he was a slave to a Roman senator. NOTE: the main plot elements in Hecyra are quite unacceptable today: Pamphilus has just married a woman he does not recognize that he had earlier raped in a drunken fit; nor does she...
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Mar 8, 2019 Rabindranath Tagore
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LibriVox recording of Glimpses of Bengal by Rabindranath Tagore. Read in English by Bhavya The book is a selection of letters written by Tagore, in various places in Bengal, India. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org . M4B Audiobook (73MB)
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Mar 8, 2019 Corte Suprema de Justicia de la República de Perú
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LibriVox recording of I Pleno Casatorio Civil de la Corte Suprema de la República de Perú by Corte Suprema de Justicia de la República de Perú. Read in Spanish by KendalRigans El Primer Pleno Casatorio Civil es una sentencia dictada por la máxima instancia de justicia de la República de Perú en el que se resuelve un conflicto jurídico que sienta bases para posterior interpretación y resolución en casos similares. En este caso particular la Corte Suprema reunió a todos sus integrantes...
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Mar 8, 2019 Fergus Hume
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LibriVox recording of The Turnpike House by Fergus Hume. Read in English by Celine Major A prolific writer of crime and detective stories Fergus Hume is known for his clever plots. The Turnpike House is another wonderful example of his many intriguing mysteries. EXCERPT: "Suddenly there was the cry of a human being in pain. The light was extinguished, and the mists closed thicker round the ruined building; it might be to hide the sight within the room. Could the walls only have spoken they...
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Mar 8, 2019 David Kalakaua
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LibriVox recording of The Legends and Myths of Hawaii by David Kalakaua. Read in English by Lynne T; Gloria Keawe; Ellies; Sia Tuinei; Bhavya; KHand; Lynda Marie Neilson A collection of legends and myths of the Hawaiian islands and their 'strange people' as told by His Majesty King Kalakaua, the last king of Hawaii. Introduction, including a history, geography and social and religious commentary on the islands by R.M. Daggett, United States Minister to the Hawaiian Islands 1882-1885. For...
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Mar 7, 2019 Plato (Πλάτων)
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LibriVox recording of politia 1 by Plato (Πλάτων). Read in Greek by karampas1968 Η θεμελιώδης βάσις της Πολιτείας του Πλάτωνος είναι η τελεία συνταύτισις της ευτυχίας και της δικαιοσύνης· το περιεχόμενον δηλαδή του πολυθρυλήτου αυτού έργου είναι καθαρώς ηθικόν, και μολαταύτα εκ των δύο τίτλων, που μας...
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Mar 7, 2019 Jacob van Lennep
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LibriVox recording of Klaasje Zevenster, deel 3 by Jacob van Lennep. Read in Dutch by Anna Simon Een groepje Leidse studenten viert een gezellige Sinterklaasavond in de jaren '20 van de 19e eeuw, als er onverwachts een pakketje aan de deur bezorgd wordt. Tot ieders grote verrassing vinden ze daarin een baby. Zij besluiten zich als groep over het meisje te ontfermen. Deze roman, een bestseller bij de verschijning in 1866, verhaalt over de lotgevallen van de vondeling. Dit is deel 3....
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Mar 7, 2019 Emile Faguet
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LibriVox recording of L'Art de Lire by Emile Faguet. Read in French by Christiane Jehanne Un ouvrage passionnant sur la Littérature, comment lire et aborder différents textes, romans, philosophiques, poétiques, pièces de théâtre, auteurs connus, plus complexes, etc... Une belle approche du "comment lire", un art qui est aussi une passion pout tous les amoureux de la langue. Une réflexion littéraire très enrichissante. - Summary by Christiane Jehanne For further information,...
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Mar 7, 2019 Rosa Nouchette Carey
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LibriVox recording of Doctor Luttrell's First Patient by Rosa Nouchette Carey. Read in English by Jim Locke Doctor Markus Luttrell and his new wife Olivia, a former governess, are trying to start building their nest. Problems arise when Doctor Luttrell cannot find work and Olivia has to take care of the house. The financial problems make their marriage more and more difficult. They make ends meet before their rich neighbor needs doctor Luttrell. Would they be able to come up in the world? Would...
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Mar 6, 2019 Mark Twain
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LibriVox recording of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (version 3) by Mark Twain. Read in English by JayKitty76; Blane Aden McKoy; shibe; Maria Melodia Queri; Kara Shallenberg; John Schuurman; Pete McElveen; goldberry277; Nan Dodge; KieganO; Matthew Henkin (1993-2018); Josh Kibbey; Jim Fass; Elijah; Raquel Beattie ; Bhavya; AnnaLisa Bodtker; Bob Dunlop; Kathleen Moore An adventure story for children, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer is a fun-filled book that shows life along the Mississippi River in...
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Mar 6, 2019 George Gordon, Lord Byron
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LibriVox recording of El Corsario by George Gordon, Lord Byron. Read in Spanish by Victor Villarraza El corsario es, ante todo, un poema autobiográfico que narra las aventuras de un tal Conrado, un corsario rechazado por la sociedad -no así por las mujeres- debido a su comportamiento escandaloso. Byron fue uno de los poetas que gozó en vida de más popularidad. Su existencia se enlazó con la historia política europea de un cuarto de siglo, y llegó a eclipsar en su patria y en su época la...
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Mar 5, 2019 Mary Cholmondeley
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LibriVox recording of Notwithstanding by Mary Cholmondeley. Read in English by Simon Evers The book starts with Annette Georges choosing between two fates: suicide and running away with a disreputable stranger. She is rescued by a kind woman who looks after her until she can go to live with her maiden aunts in a village in the English countryside. There she meets and makes friends with various people and, almost coincidentally, the facts of her past come back to play a crucial part in the...
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Mar 5, 2019 Anna Adolph
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LibriVox recording of Arqtiq: A Study of the Marvels at the North Pole by Anna Adolph. Read in English by Chuck Williamson Described by author Liza Daly as a "strange masterpiece of outsider art," Arqtiq is a bizarre, borderline hallucinatory work of feminist utopian fiction. Equal parts sci-fi adventure, philosophical tract, and pro-Symmesian pamphlet, Anna Adolph’s strange, self-published novella centers its narrative around an aviator (also named Anna) who, along with a ragtag...
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Mar 5, 2019 Johan Bojer
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LibriVox recording of The Power of a Lie by Johan Bojer. (Translated by Jessie Muir.) Read in English by Lee Smalley Norby is requested to guarantee a bank loan for Wangen and he obliges, signing the loan document in the presence of a witness. Some time later the witness dies. Years after that Wangen defaults on the loan, requiring Norby to pay the balance, but Norby declares his signature on the document to be a forgery. The profound effects of this lie on Wangen, Norby, their wives, families...
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Mar 4, 2019 Pliny the Elder; John S. White
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LibriVox recording of The Boys' and Girls' Pliny Vol. 2 by Pliny the Elder; John S. White. Read in English by Foon The Natural History of Pliny the Elder is one of the largest single works to have survived from the Roman Empire. The full work consists of 37 books, covering more than 20.000 topics ranging from astronomy and mathematics to botany and precious stones. The book became a model for later encyclopaedias and gives a fascinating overview of the state of scientific knowledge almost 2000...
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Mar 4, 2019 Frederick Marryat
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LibriVox recording of Merirosvo by Frederick Marryat. (Translated by Kaarlo Kramsu.) Read in Finnish by Harri Tapani Ylilammi Frederick Marryatin Merirosvo on meriaiheinen seikkailukertomus, joka kertoo kaksoisveljien tarinan. Se sijoittuu 1790-luvulle, jolloin laivat olivat puuta ja miehet rautaa! Kirjan alussa kerrotaan Sirkassian-laivan haaksirikosta, josta pääsee lähtemään pelastusveneellä osa matkustajista, muutaman jäädessä vielä laivaan. Kuitenkin vain laivaan jääneet, joihin...
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Mar 4, 2019 Frances Alice Forbes
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LibriVox recording of The Life of Saint Paul by Frances Alice Forbes. Read in English by Larry Wilson; John; Slix32; Maria de Fátima da Silva; Kristine Bekere A short biography of Saint Paul, the Apostle of the Gentiles, from the time of his persecution of the Christians to his martyrdom. (Summary by Maria Therese) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this...
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Mar 4, 2019 Edward Powys Mathers
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LibriVox recording of Coloured Stars: versions of fifty Asiatic love poems by Edward Powys Mathers. Read in English by Nemo; Amy Gramour "There is an opportunity of knowing in brilliant English translations much of the poetry of China and Japan, of India and Persia; and Arabic poetry is accessible ; but I believe this book to be the first general English anthology of Asiatic verse. It is haphazard, as such books must be until some polyglot scholar gives a whole life to the matter. Variety...
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Mar 4, 2019 Charlotte Maria Tucker
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LibriVox recording of The Children's Tabernacle; Or, Hand Work and Heart Work by Charlotte Maria Tucker. Read in English by Bethesda Lily; KHand Bored with whittling, embroidery and other amusements, five children and their mother set out to build a model of the tabernacle. As the pillars are fashioned and the curtains sewn, the children learn the importance of types in the Old Testament. The showbread on the table in the Holy Place is a type of Christ being the bread of life; the offerings for...
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Mar 4, 2019 George Pope Morris
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LibriVox  volunteers bring you 17 recordings of Lines. After the Manner of the Olden Time by George Pope Morris. This was the Fortnightly Poetry project for February 17, 2019.  Read in English by Bruce Kachuk; Christopher Hoving; Campbell Schelp; Newgatenovelist; Foon; Graham Scott; Jim Gallagher; Josh Kibbey; Larry Wilson; Michele Fry; Nemo; Phil Schempf; Scotty Smith; Tomas Peter; The Voice before the Void; William Allan Jones and Wyn Stewart. George Pope Morris was an American editor,...
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Mar 4, 2019 Adam Lindsay Gordon
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LibriVox  volunteers bring you 14 recordings of A Hunting Song by Adam Lindsay Gordon. This was the Weekly Poetry project for  February 24, 2019. Read in English by Bruce Kachuk; Campbell Schelp; PNGDeb; Foon; Jim Gallagher; Josh Kibbey; Lee Ann Howlett; Larry Wilson; Phil Schempf; ritalouise; Scotty Smith; Tomas Peter; tovarisch and Wyn Stewart. Adam Lindsay Gordon was an Australian poet, jockey, police officer, and politician.  In this Weekly Poem he raises a glass "..to every...
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Mar 3, 2019 Jorge Manrique
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LibriVox recording of Coplas by Jorge Manrique. Read in Spanish by KendalRigans. Estas coplas fueron escritas en honor a la muerte del Maestre don Santiago Rodrigo Manrique, y en ellas se pueden notar reflexiones acerca de la vida, la fortuna y la muerte. Esta obra es de género poético y una de las mas consultadas en la literatura española. ... (Summary by Kendal Rigans) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if...
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Mar 3, 2019 Unknown
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LibriVox recording of Short Stories and Poems for Children, Original and Select by Unknown. Read in English by Campbell Schelp. A collection of short stories and poems for children, filled with sweet but simple life lessons. - Summary by Campbell Schelp For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer...
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Mar 3, 2019 Arthur Scott Bailey
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LibriVox recording of The Tale of Frisky Squirrel by Arthur Scott Bailey. Read in English by Sonia; Foon; Nan Dodge; Aaron Nosan; EJWiley; realisticspeakers; Campbell Schelp; Josh Kibbey Arthur Scott Bailey, a native of the state of Vermont, wrote over forty children's books using a variety of animals, birds and even insects to entertain. The Tale of Frisky Squirrel is one of 16 stories of his Tuck-Me-In Tales series. - Summary by Larry Wilson For further information, including links to online...
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Mar 3, 2019 Various
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LibriVox recording of Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 063 by Various. Read in English by Availle; Sue Anderson; Colleen McMahon; Craig Campbell; Dale Grothmann; Peter Thomlinson; Wayne Cooke; TriciaG; Timothy Ferguson; Josh Kibbey; Christopher Hoving Twenty short nonfiction works in the public domain, independently chosen by the readers. Volume 63 features essays on a variety of topics: the emotion of the multitude in drama (Yeats), audience (Encyclopedia Britannica), corpulence and diet...
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Mar 3, 2019 Leopoldo Garcia Alas
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LibriVox recording of La Regenta (Tomo II) by Leopoldo Garcia Alas. Read in Spanish by Epachuko "La Regenta" está considerada la mejor novela española del siglo XIX y una de las más importantes novelas de la Historia de las letras en el mismo idioma tras "El Quijote" lo cual son palabras mayores. Pocas obras en castellano han generado tal cantidad de análisis y comentarios, y al mismo tiempo, han sido tan maltratadas por el poder político al habérsela considerado...
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Mar 3, 2019 Grace Livingston Hill
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LibriVox recording of The Story of a Whim by Grace Livingston Hill. Read in English by LikeManyWaters A group of girls send gifts and letters to one whom they think to be a young woman like them. "Christie" is really a poor young bachelor tending his orange grove in sunny Florida. Through his correspondence with Hazel (who still thinks he's a girl) he becomes a Christian, and falls in love with her. What will happen when she takes a trip south to meet her dear pen-pal? - Summary by...
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Mar 2, 2019 Winston Churchill
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LibriVox recording of The Crossing by Winston Churchill. Read in English by Bob R. This is an historical fiction novel. Many real characters of history are included, as well as fictitious ones. The saga takes place in the period slightly before the American Revolution, and extends for some years after that war. It covers the first movement of southern colonists, over the mountains, into Kentucky, then into the lands that would become Ohio, Indiana, and Illinois. The battles to take these lands...
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Mar 2, 2019 John Timbs
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LibriVox recording of Mountain Adventures in the Various Countries of the World by John Timbs. Read in English by Gail Timmerman Vaughan; Deborah Balm; BettyB; Caprifolium; ToddHW; Kathrine Engan; Availle; Leni; Phil Schempf; Kristine Bekere; Phoebe Archbell; TriciaG; mparker Mountains have always been fascinating as places of special adventure. This book. first published in 1869, collects true stories of real-life adventurers climbing the world's most famous and most challenging mountains,...
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Mar 2, 2019 George Gissing
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LibriVox recording of The Crown Of Life by George Gissing. Read in English by annie70; Laura Riley So what is the crown of life? Follow the journey of Piers and Irene as they attempt to discover. It is both a coming of age novel and love story at the same time, one which would bring delight to philosophers with many conversations for and against imperialism, romantics who would follow the long courtship in the center of the plot, and sociologists who would follow with interest the vivid way in...
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Mar 2, 2019 Niccolò Machiavelli
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LibriVox recording of Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius, Book 2 by Niccolò Machiavelli. (Translated by Ninian Hill Thomson.) Read in English by merendo07; jenno; TerribleTy27; George Allen; Rita Boutros In "Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius", posthumous work by the author of The Prince, Machiavelli discusses the useful lessons that could be learnt from the past for the present. As the title mentions, the subject of the work is the first ten books of Livy's...
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Mar 1, 2019 Lurana Sheldon
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LibriVox recording of My Queen: A Weekly Journal for Young Women. Issue 1, Sept 1900 by Lurana Sheldon. Read in English by CrystalMercy; Colleen McMahon; Kathleen Moore; Maria de Fátima da Silva; Ellies; Phil Chenevert; Foon This is the first issue of a wonderful weekly magazine aimed at young women. They each contain a novella following the adventures of Marion Marlowe, "Only a Farmer's Daughter" who went from "Farm to Fortune" and all written by the prolific :Lurana...
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Mar 1, 2019 Ella Wheeler Wilcox
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LibriVox recording of Poems of Progress and New Thought Pastels by Ella Wheeler Wilcox. Read in English by Foon; Larry Wilson; Nemo This book contains 2 poetry bundles by Ella Wheeler Wilcox, containing many better- or lesser-known poems. The poems are recorded by a single reader ( Foon ), with the exception of a few poems that are written as small theatrical plays, which are additionally read by Nemo and Larry Wilson . (summary by Foon) For further information, including links to online text,...
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Mar 1, 2019 George Ethelbert Walsh
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LibriVox recording of Bobby Gray Squirrel's Adventures by George Ethelbert Walsh. Read in English by Foon In this sixth volume of the Twilight Animal series, we read about the adventures of Bobby the Gray Squirrel, who (together with his friends from the woods!) brings joy and happiness to a very special new friend. - Summary by Foon For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog...
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Mar 1, 2019 Various
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LibriVox recording of Stories by Foreign Authors - German Authors Volume 1 by Various. Read in English by Peter Tuck; William Allan Jones; Joseph Jones A collection of short stories, originally written in German, but here translated into English. The stories take us to Egypt and the shadow of Vesuvius, as well as the German homeland. We look into the world of books and that of music and we delve into the depths of the human heart in love and loss. - Summary by Lynne Thompson For further...
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Mar 1, 2019 Ruth Plumly Thompson
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LibriVox recording of The Wishing Horse of Oz by Ruth Plumly Thompson. Read in English by Beth Thomas. Magic wishing emeralds mysteriously arrive in the little kingdom of Skampavia. King Skamperoo immediately confiscates them and wishes to become the Emperor of Oz, with his magic horse Chalk as his advisor. All the residents of Oz are enchanted to forget Ozma and their own rulers, except for Dorothy and Pigasus the flying pig. Can Dorothy and Pigasus break the enchantment and rescue Princess...
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Mar 1, 2019 Various
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LibriVox recording of Short Poetry Collection 189 by Various. This is a collection of 41 poems read in English by LibriVox volunteers for February 2019. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org . M4B Audiobook (47MB)
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Mar 1, 2019 George MacDonald
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LibriVox recording of St. George and St. Michael, Volume 2 by George MacDonald. Read in English by Hope K; Devorah Allen ’St. George and St. Michael’ is a little-known historical romance telling the story of a young couple who find themselves on opposing sides during the tumultuous years of the English Civil Wars. Tensions are rising between king and parliament, the Church of England and the numerous independent puritans, and rumours abound that Charles I will soon declare open war on the...
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Feb 28, 2019 Henry David Thoreau
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LibriVox recording of Canoeing in the Wilderness by Henry David Thoreau. Read in English by Melissa Green A highly descriptive and engaging narrative from one of America's beloved nature writers, this short piece shows well Thoreau's great love of the early American wilderness. Be transported to the deep woods of Maine and share in both Thoreau's delight in nature and also his admiration of those others who have a deeper connection with the natural world around them. (Summary by Falassewen) For...
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Feb 28, 2019 Arthur Scott Bailey
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LibriVox recording of The Tale of Sandy Chipmunk by Arthur Scott Bailey. Read in English by Larry Wilson; Jenn Broda; EJWiley; Josh Kibbey; Ellies; Nan Dodge Arthur Scott Bailey, a native of the state of Vermont, wrote over forty children's books using a variety of animals, birds and even insects to entertain. The Tale of Sandy Chipmunk is one of 16 stories of his Tuck-Me-In Tales series. - Summary by Larry Wilson For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS...
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Feb 28, 2019 Jakob Christoph Heer
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LibriVox recording of An heiligen Wassern by Jakob Christoph Heer. Read in German by Eva K. Im Dorf Sankt Peter im Schweizer Hochgebirge leben die Bewohner des regenarmen Glottertales mit der ständigen Gefahr von Gletscherabbrüchen, die ihre Lebensader, eine abenteuerlich konstruierte Wasserleitung, zerstören könnten. Um dieses Wunderwerk der alten Wasserleitung ranken sich Sagen und Legenden, die den Dorfbewohnern heilig sind. Wird die Wasserleitung einmal wirklich zerstört, so...
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Feb 27, 2019 Nikolai Leskov
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LibriVox recording of На краю света (On the Edge of the World) by Nikolai Leskov. Read in Russian by Mark Chulsky Повесть основана на подлинном случае миссионерской деятельности архиепископа Нила (1799-1874), но написана с характерным для Лескова гротеском и тщательной шлифовкой персонажей. Затронута необычная для...
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Feb 27, 2019 Frances Cook Steen
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LibriVox recording of Life Waves by Frances Cook Steen. Read in English by Larry Wilson; Kathleen Moore; Maria de Fátima da Silva; KaelyMonahan; Josh Kibbey; Scott McMullan; Ellies; Stefan Von Blon; Lynda Marie Neilson; Sarah Brown This is a volume of poetry by American author Frances Cook Steen, published in 1922. These poems reflect with clarity on the preceding decade, including the war and all the other personal and historical events which Ms Steen lived through and witnessed. - Summary by...
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Feb 26, 2019 Various
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LibriVox recording of The American Book of the Dog by Various. Read by LibriVox Volunteers Here is a period piece, covering 47 breeds, about the early days of dog breeding, the birth of the American Kennel Club (1884) which firmly established breed standards, and the development of bench shows and field trials. Each article, written by a premier breed expert of the day, sheds light on how today's breeds were sculpted from the best traits of dogs of yesteryear. Old dog training theory and...
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Feb 26, 2019 Various
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LibriVox recording of The Mentor 2 by Various. Read in English by Colleen McMahon; mparker ; Kate Follis; tovarisch; realisticspeakers; Deborah Balm; J.K.Humphreys; Finn Handyside; Siobhan McAlpin; GentleJim; Josh Kibbey; jimsvox4; Steve C; Adele Pooley The Mentor Association was established to increase interest and knowledge among the public in the areas of art, literature, science, nature, history and travel. The association published a magazine twice monthly, each dealing with a different...
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Feb 26, 2019 William Dean Howells
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LibriVox recording of Une rencontre by William Dean Howells. (Translated by Louis-Honoré Fréchette.) Read in French by Margot Kitty Ellison, orpheline vit avec la famille de son oncle dans l'Etat de New York. En voyage, sur le bateau à vapeur quittant le Québec pour remonter le Saguenay, elle fait la connaissance de l'aristocrate Miles Arbuton de Boston. Il s'éprend de la jeune fille et la demande en mariage. Kitty est consciente de leur différence de milieu, mais accepte sa proposition....
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Feb 26, 2019 Anonymous
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LibriVox recording of The Martyr of the Catacombs (Dramatic Reading) by Anonymous. Read in English by LibriVox Volunteers. Marcellus, a Roman centurion, is instructed to eradicate the Christians from the catacombs. When he goes to investigate, he discovers the truth about their beliefs and 'Him Who loved us.' As persecution sweeps across Rome, will Marcellus be the next one in danger? Summary by Esther ben Simonides Narrator: Esther ben Simonides Marcellus: Patrick Saville Lucullus: Jason in...
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Feb 26, 2019 Jay Little
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LibriVox recording of Maybe--Tomorrow by Jay Little. Read in English by Curt Troutwine Maybe--tomorrow, by Jay Little (pseudonym for Clarence Lewis Miller) published in 1952* based in the confusing latter part of his teenage years, tells the story of the introverted and forlorn Gaylord LeClarie coming to terms with the world around him and who he is. Gaylord must navigate everything from sex, his own sexuality and his own gender identity. friendship, Love and self-acceptance in a sometimes...
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Feb 25, 2019 Various
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LibriVox recording of One Act Play Collection 011 by Various. Read in English by Availle; ToddHW; alanmapstone; Sonia; Tomas Peter; Foon; Chuck Williamson; Ian King; TJ Burns; Sandra Schmit; Leanne Yau; Eva Davis; Nemo; DrPGould; Jasmin Salma; Son of the Exiles; Devorah Allen; Linda Olsen Fitak; Monika M. C.; Maria Joy; Maria de Fátima da Silva; Jim Gallagher; Joseph Tabler; Zames Curran; Rosa Grace; Nathan Victoriano; Pauline Latournerie; Campbell Schelp; Carmen Fullmer; Ryan Bassette Here...
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Feb 25, 2019 Harry Leon Wilson
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LibriVox recording of Bunker Bean by Harry Leon Wilson. Read in English by Joseph Tabler Young, self conscious, timid stenographer for a New York businessman with a beautiful daughter (the flapper). He emulates stronger types, but alas.....is not them. He grows up in this humorous volume from 1913. - Summary by joseph tabler For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for...
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Feb 25, 2019 Casiodoro de Reina
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LibriVox  reading of Bible (RVA) 19: Salmos Read in Spanish by Joyfull El libro de salmos está lleno de canciones y oraciones ofrecidas a Dios por la nación de Israel. Sus expresiones de alabanza, fe, tristeza y frustración cubren el rango de las emociones humanas. Algunos de los Salmos se basan en el tesoro de la sabiduría y la Palabra de Dios. Otros traicionan el corazón atribulado de un doliente. Todavía otros explotan con alabanza a Dios e invitan a otros para que se unan a los...
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